Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Samsca

Descriptions


Tolvaptan is used to treat hyponatremia (low sodium in the blood) in patients with heart failure or syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH).

Sodium is a chemical that the body needs to be able to function well. If you have a low sodium blood level, your body will not function normally and you may not feel well. Tolvaptan works in the kidneys to help maintain the right amount of sodium for the body.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet